Colchester CT Synagogue that is rooted in the past, reaching for the future.

Calendar of Events

  • Delicious Kosher Chicken Barbecue  Sunday August 9 from 3:30 to 6:00 PM.  Take out only.  Tickets available by calling our office or emailing. Delivery also available to various  location as well.  Volunteers welcome to help prepare.
  • Participate in Rabbi Alter’s weekly Friday Night services at 6:30 PM on Zoom. Please contact Rabbi for weekly link
  • Participate in Rabbi Alter’s weekly Havdalah services Saturday nights at 8:00 PM also on Zoom.
  • Weekly in person Shabbos Services are Saturday at 9:00 AM have been postponed until the Covid 19 crisis subsides.
  • We look forward to praying together in person soon but until that day please feel free to reach out to Rabbi for any spiritual or person needs.
  • Friday Night Services are at 6:30 PM and attended via Zoom link that Rabbi will send out to our Congregation and friends each week.
  • Talmud Class every Tuesday at 6:30PM via Zoom
  • Follow Rabbi Alter’s video classes on Facebook Live, go to Ken Alter on Facebook.  There is a new class each week.  Daily Facebook Live Psalms are on Rabbi’s account.

  • The health and safety of our congregation is of the utmost importance to us.

    In light of the recent events taking place locally and globally the Board of Directors has decided to postpone  all activities and gatherings at our Synagogue until further notice. We have also postponed Hebrew School until further notice. Please stay safe during the coming week,  To contact Rabbi please call the office. Helen will be in the office  Tuesday-Friday from 8 A.M.-12 Noon.

    Rabbi is also offering weekly Zoom Shabbos services. Please call Rabbi or read his weekly email for the Zoom link to services.

Our Proud History

A History of the Colchester Jewish Community written by Seymour S. Weisman is a journey of the Congregation Ahavath Achim.

2018-2019 Synagogue Calendar

A history of the Jewish Community of Colchester

Part 1 & Part 2


Hebrew School

Our Hebrew/Sunday School is one of the most important functions of our Synagogue, since it prepares our children to take our place as Keeper of the Faith.